The Student Health Center is located in Akeley Student Center. A nurse practitioner is available for walk-in traffic or by appointment. Scheduled hours are Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM when school is in session.
Students can stop in for pamphlets on all kinds of medical subjects, to have questions answered or to make appointments for examinations. Services available include: medical compliance for academic programs, immunizations, physical exams, pap smears, breast exams, sexually transmitted disease (STD) testing and treatment, lab tests, and treatment for routine health concerns such as: strep throat, cholesterol, mononucleosis, pregnancy and tuberculosis. Birth-control counseling and materials are also available at the Health Center, as is personal counseling.
For emergency medical treatment or in case of an accident, Northern Light Health AR Gould Hospital is located a mere three miles from campus. Students needing medical assistance any time the campus Health Center is not open should seek assistance at Northern Light Health AR Gould Hospital or from their own physician.
All enrolled full and part-time students are covered under a student accident insurance plan. For more details on this plan, go to: www.crossagency.com/mccs .[Should the Health Center be closed due to illness, or some other unforeseen circumstance, students should seek emergency care at Northern Light Health AR Gould Hospital. The college will not assume any financial responsibility for any student’s medical costs regardless of whether or not the Health Center is closed during scheduled hours.]